Dennis Lewis Jack, 74

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Dennis Lewis Jack, 74, passed away in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, with his family by his side.

The Vigil/Rosary service will be held at 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 3, in St Joseph’s Catholic Church. The Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 4, in St Joseph’s Catholic Church. Father Dennis C Day will be officiating at the services.

Dennis was born in Seattle, Wash., on April 8, 1943, the son of George and Mabel Jack. He attended St. Alphonsus Catholic Elementary School and then graduated from Ballard High School, class of 1961. He worked for Sears and Roebuck in the Catalog Warehouse as a stockman.

On March 23, 1962 he and Karen Buhl were married in Seattle.

Den-nis started working for UPS Seattle in 1966 as a delivery driver. He retired as a regional hub and feeder manager in Raleigh, N.C. 1996.

Following retirement, he moved to Gig Harbor, Wash. From there they moved to Green Valley, Ariz., living there for 10 years.

He then established his “retirement ranch” in Cocolalla, Idaho, in 20l0.

Dennis was a member of St Joseph’s Catholic Church. He enjoyed old cars and was a member of the Injectors Car Club, participating in Lost in the ’50s.

Dennis was an avid golfer, playing the courses wherever he lived.

He is survived by his wife, of 55 years, Karen Jack in Sagle; two sons, Dennis L Jack Jr. (and Jeanee) in Graham, Wash., and Randy A. Jack, in Sagle, Idaho; five grandchildren, Kyle A. Jack in Sagle. Alisa (and Jeff) Santi in Puyallup, Wash., Justin (and Erin) Spence in Lantana, Texas, Alanda (and Alex) Fellows in Irvington, N.Y., and Kendyl Anderson in Edmonds, Wash.; and 10 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are a sister, Denise Jack Cox (and Jim) in Bothell, Wash.; a nephew, Ryan (and Lindsay) Cox in Snohomish, Wash.; two great-nephews and numerous cousins; his aunt, Marilyn (Bossio/Moline) Palmer, a 98-year-old uncle, Clarence (Cork) Vance, and his 98-year-old mother-in-law, Ardean Williams.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his granddaughters, Chelsea Jack, and Loryn Anderson; and a nephew, Jeff Cox.

Burial will be in Shoreline, Wash., at Holy Rood Cemetery in the spring 2018.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or a charity of choice, in memory of Dennis L. Jack.

You are invited to visit, and sign, the online guestbook for Dennis, at

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Coffelt Funeral Service of Sandpoint.

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